1.0.3 fails to verify RSA signature, 1.0.2 is OK
Sat, 30 Sep 2000 14:47:34 +0200 (MET DST)
You, Keith Owens, wrote:
> The signature verifies using gnupg 1.0.2 and load-extension rsaref.
> It does not verify using stock gnupg 1.0.3, with or without rsaref.
Why do you use the rsaref module instead of the normal rsa module, which is
already integrated in gpg 1.0.3?
Maybe this comment from the rsaref.c source applies:
RSAREF is limited in key size and in the coding of the encrypted data.
Everything that passes through RSAREF must be coded in PCKS #1. The
GPG module interface places no such restriction on the module itself,
but fortunately it happens to pass PCKS #1 coded data in. It is
transparently decoded and recoded as necessary.
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